Thursday July 30th, 2015
Thursday July 30th, 2015

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Prepare for Enyeama’s exit, Rufai tells Oliseh

Vincent Enyeama

  /   in News, Sports, Trending 1:53 am

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has told newly appointed coach, Sunday Oliseh to have a standby goal tender that Read More →

Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuade is dead

Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubose II, is dead. He was 85 years old. The foremost Oba died in London at about Read More →

Okorocha’s symbolic handshake with Obama


  /   in Trending, Viewpoint 6:02 am

A picture they say speaks a thousand word, because of its ability to quickly convey so much meaning with so little, if any, e Read More →

For now, no government has got one naira under bailout arrangement – Oshiomhole


  /   in News, Trending 1:24 pm

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says contrary to insinuations in many quarters, no state has got a kobo from the Feder Read More →

Gowon: Nigeria is better off with Igbos

(FILES)- A March 2, 2012 file photo shows an Ohafia cultural troupe entertaining bystanders during the burial of Nigeria's secessionist leader Odumegwu Ojukwu at his native Nnewi country home, in Anambra State eastern Nigeria. Odumegwu Ojukwu, who championed the campaign for an independent Republic of Biafra in eastern Nigeria in the 1960s culminating in a 30-month civil war which left more than a million dead was buried at his Nnewi family home in Anambra State. Its name is synonomous with the declaration of independence and updates on the brutal conflict that followed, but nearly 50 years after Nigeria's civil war, Radio Biafra is again making headlines. AFP PHOTO

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Nigeria’s wartime leader, Gen Yakubu Gowon, says “Nigeria is better off with Igbos.” He spoke while delivering an orati Read More →

NYSC bars pregnant women, nursing mothers, PG students from service


  /   in News, Trending 9:28 pm

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has barred pregnant women, nursing mothers and students engaged in postgraduate studi Read More →

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StarMusicTrek : 2face, MI, Yemi Alade to rock Makurdi

2face Sings to a fan

  /   in Entertainment, News 1:55 pm

The 2015 Star Music Trek is back for the second time this year and it’s bringing the country’s largest and most popular a Read More →

2Face kick starts 2015 Star Music Trek Phase 2 in Makurdi

2face Idibia

  /   in Entertainment, News

Benue State homeboy 2Face remarked, “This is where it all began for me so obviously it’s a highly emotional experience. I Read More →

Rap kings at war: Drake lambasts Meek Mill

Drake and Meek Mill

  /   in Entertainment, News 7:22 pm

By Ogo-Oluwa Adelakun In another exchange of lyrical attacks between two popular rap artists, Drake and Meek Mill, rap fans h Read More →

DJ Gosporella decries lack of quality music promoters in Nigeria

DJ Gosporella

  /   in Music

A popular gospel music disc jockey, DJ Gosporella, on Wednesday in Lagos decried the lack of quality music promoters in the c Read More →

How Banky wrote, produced, directed ‘High Notes’ video

Banky W

  /   in Entertainment, News

Banky W has held the crown as Africa's King of RnB for a while, with ever green classics such as "Strong Ting", "Yes/No" and Read More →

Fans besiege Alex Usifo, Tony Umez in Warri

Alex Usifo, Tony Umez  in Warri

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Nollywood stars, Alex Usifo and Tony Umez were the cynosure of attraction at the Church of God Mission International Incorpor Read More →

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No regrets supporting Jonathan — Odumakin

*Yinka Odumakin

  /   in Politics 7:00 am

Mr. Yinka Odumakin is the National Publicity Secretary of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere. In this inte Read More →

I’m man enough to succeed Oshiomhole — Omon-Irabor


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BARRISTER CALSEY Omon-Irabor is a Warri based human rights activist and legal practitioner. In an interview shortly after dec Read More →

Kogi: The game, the players

Idris Wada

  /   in News, Politics

Since the creation of Kogi State, never has the stake on who occupies the historic seat of government, Lugard House, been thi Read More →

Obasanjo very cunning, Tinubu very clever – Alamieyeseigha

Diepreiye Alamieyeisegha

  /   in Politics 8:23 am

Former Governor Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, who is the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Elders Committee in his nat Read More →

How God, US made me — Buhari

Obama and Buhari

  /   in Politics

Shortly after the August 1983 military coup that brought a 40-year-old Muhammadu Buhari to power, he received a phone call fr Read More →

Senate minority leader: How Akpabio exploited rift between Manager, Sekibo

Gov Akpabio

  /   in Politics

Prior to last Tuesday’s resumption of the Senate after a one-month adjournment, speculations were rife in some quarters tha Read More →

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All Africa Games: Our ultimatum is to win laurels for Nigeria – Tennis coach

  /   in Sports 6:43 pm

National Tennis Coach, Rotimi Akinloye, on Thursday in Abuja, said Nigeria’s tennis team to upcoming All Africa Games in Congo was determined to win laurels for the country. Read More →

Nigeria wins 11 medals at Powerlifting Championships in Kazakhstan 


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Nigerian male and female powerlifters won 11 medals and broke three world records at the just-concluded Powerlifting World Op Read More →

AFC backs Platini to succeed Blatter at FIFA

BRAZIL, Costa do Sauipe : Fifa president Joseph Blatter gestures during a press conference in Costa do Sauipe, state of Bahia, Brazil on December 3, 2013. The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil final draw will take place December 6. AFP PHOTO

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"In order to stabilise, (FIFA) needs leadership, experience and new ideas, but above all it needs football to be placed at it Read More →

We are coming to attack, Siasia warns Congo, Le Roy

Claude Le Roy

  /   in News, Sports

Nigeria have vowed to attack Congo Brazzaville in their Pointe-Noire fortress this weekend and move closer to a seventh Olymp Read More →

Show Nigerians your first leg victory over Congo is not a flash in the pan, Siasia tells U-23

Siasia after the match in Abuja

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Coach of the U-23 national team, Samson Siasia, and the Head Coach of the Super Falcons, Chris Danjuma, have selected players Read More →

All Nigeria Championships: Egwero craves for strong opposition


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Nigeria’s fastest man this season, Ogho-Oghene Egwero has stated that the All Nigeria Championships men’s 100m lacked the Read More →



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